The United Kingdom’s decision to leave the EU rattled markets the world over. But economists at the World Economic Forum tell DW, the UK hopes the Brexit will signal the isles are open for business.
Once again, the global elite is meeting at the World Economic Forum in Davos. But the climate is different this time as US President-elect Donald Trump dominates the meeting - without even being there.
The World Economic Forum in Davos is a gathering of the global elite. This year's meeting has shown very clearly just how much the leaders present were longing for leadership themselves, says DW's Andreas Becker.
After announcing a hard Brexit earlier this week, the British prime minister offered words of friendship in Davos. That wasn't enough to stop talk of a potential collapse of the European Union.
British Prime Minister Theresa May has said her country is facing a period of momentous change following its decision to leave the EU, with Britain seeking to forge a new role in the world.
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